Ambulatory RN - Float - PRN
Company: UT Southwestern
Posted on: January 17, 2022
Experience and Education
Graduate of an approved/accredited nursing program. Licensure as
Registered Nurse by Board of Nurse Examiners for State of Texas and
one (1) year of clinical nursing experience is preferred. Specialty
areas may have increased experience requirements as dictated by
clinic or standard of care. Current Basic Life Support (BLS)
certification through a course accredited by the American Heart
Association (AHA) or American Red Cross (ARC) is required.
Provides general interim nurse staffing in a clinic area(s). Able
to acclimate to different clinical settings with minimal
Delivers nursing interventions to assigned patients that are
consistent with stated medical plan of care utilizing the nursing
process to assess, implement, and record patient's response in the
Schedules patients' appointments, tests, and procedures via on-line
computer system or telephone, and reinforces physician instructions
in person & through telephone contact.
Provides patient education and documents patient's response in
medical record. Ensures appropriate patient consents and
authorizations are obtained for research and/or medical treatment.
Proficiency in electronic medical record documentation.
Triages patient phone inquiries according to physician and/or
departmental protocols and documents such actions in patients'
Provides working supervision and delegates tasks to licensed
vocational nurses, non-licensed medical staff, or office support
Participates in the recommendation of policy and/or procedural
changes according to nursing expertise.
Prepares equipment and assists physicians during physical exams and
medical procedures. Inspects equipment and facilities visually and
physically to ensure patient safety and proper functioning of
Prepares and administers medications as prescribed by
Maintains adequate stock of supplies as required for work area.
Attends and participates in meetings related to clinical
Duties performed may include one or more of the following core
functions: a) Directly interacting with or caring for patients; b)
Directly interacting with or caring for human-subjects research
participants; c) Regularly maintaining, modifying, releasing or
similarly affecting patient records (including patient financial
records); or d) Regularly maintaining, modifying, releasing or
similarly affecting human-subjects research records. Performs other
duties as assigned.
**Other Duties: Performs other duties as assigned.
This position is security-sensitive and subject to Texas Education
Code 51.215, which authorizes UT Southwestern to obtain criminal
history record information
UT Southwestern Medical Center is committed to an educational and
working environment that provides equal opportunity to all members
of the University community. In accordance with federal and state
law, the University prohibits unlawful discrimination, including
harassment, on the basis of: race; color; religion; national
origin; sex; including sexual harassment; age; disability; genetic
information; citizenship status; and protected veteran status. In
addition, it is UT Southwestern policy to prohibit discrimination
on the basis of sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender
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